Calspan Company News

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BUFFALO, NEW YORK | November 30, 2020 – Calspan Corporation, building upon its more than 50-year relationship with the United States Naval Test Pilot School (USNTPS), has been awarded a contract to continue its support of USNTPS and its test pilot curriculum. Calspan’s test . . .
EV Testing
An important part of the process in the competitive and fast paced business of developing new electric vehicles is the validation of crash simulation models and verification of compliance standards through physical crash testing. Calspan is well versed at understanding the challenges that OEM’s . . .
Transonic Wind Tunnel
BUFFALO, NEW YORK | November 10, 2020 – Stratolaunch LLC, a leader in testing and development for the high-speed aerospace market, has chosen Calspan to build and test models of the fully reusable Talon-A autonomous, liquid rocket-powered Mach 6-class hypersonic vehicle. Under the contract, . . .
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October 13, 2020 | BUFFALO, NEW YORK – Calspan Corporation is pleased to announce that Paul Schifferle, Vice President of Flight Research, has been selected to join the prestigious American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Class of 2021 Associate Fellows. The grade of Associate . . .
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September 23, 2020 | BUFFALO, NEW YORK – Calspan Corporation is pleased to announce that the company has achieved accreditation to be recognized as a test provider by the American Association of State Highway Transportation Officials (AASHTO) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) to . . .
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August 25, 2020 | St. Paul, MN – Calspan ASE announces successful initial commissioning of an upgraded test bed for the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) located at the Naval Air Station Patuxent River (NAS PAX River) in Lexington Park, Maryland. The test . . .
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July 28, 2020 | BUFFALO, NEW YORK – Calspan Technology Holding Corporation, the parent company to a prospering group of entities including Buffalo-based aerospace and automotive research company Calspan Corporation, today announced the acquisition of Aero Systems Engineering, Inc. (ASE) in St. Paul, Minnesota. . . .
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BUFFALO, NEW YORK | July 8, 2020 – Calspan Corporation has been awarded a $14.1M, four-year contract by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to develop full-scale air combat experimentation infrastructure for its Air Combat Evolution (ACE) program. The overall focus of ACE . . .
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We are pleased to announce that Paul Damphousse, Vice President of Business Development at Calspan, has been appointed to the FAA’s Commercial Space Transportation Advisory Committee (COMSTAC).  This industry-led committee provides information, advice, and recommendations to the U.S. Department of Transportation through the FAA . . .